Vietnam- Indochinese Dawdling

27 February 2019 - jours

à partir de $1 419,00

Vietnam

Jour1

HO CHI MINH
Arrival in Ho Chi Minh and formalities. Transfer to the hotel (without guide).
Free time to rest. Dinner and overnight at the hotel. (D)

Vietnam

Jour2

HO CHI MINH
Breakfast and at 8:30 the guide will be there for the visit of the curiosities of this
big dynamic city: the colonial districts, the central post office,
exterior view of the reunification palace and the cathedral
Our Lady. Then the Opera House, Catinat Street and Ben Thanh Market.
Lunch and discovery of Chinatown, including the district of
medicinal plants of Cholon. Discovery of local crafts: the
manufacture of lacquer. Dinner cruise on the Saigon River.
Night at the hotel. (B, L ,D)

Vietnam

Jour3

HO CHI MINH | DELTA OF MÉKONG | CAN THO (165KM)
Departure for My Tho, an extensive network of thousands of channels
characterizes life in the Mekong Delta that spans
40,000 square kilometers. Visit of a Caodaist temple. Boarding for a
cruise in the Mekong Delta through the covered islets
a lush flora. Arrival on the island, tasting of the fruits of
season that are harvested in the orchards. Visit of a factory of
candy with coconut. Horse carriage ride in the
village then walk aboard small boats in the middle of a
palm forest for a change of scenery. Specialty lunch
from the region: the elephant ear fish. Road to Can Tho,
the largest economic city of the Delta. Dinner with tasting
from a Mekong Delta specialty: Canh Chua Ca Loc soup.
Night at the hotel. (B, L, D)

Vietnam

Jour4

CAN THO | HO CHI MINH | Danang | HOI AN (210KM)
Early departure for a boat trip to the floating market
from Cai Rang. The boats have their way to advertise their
products: we suspend a product that we want to sell. other
big boats sell various goods: gasoline, oil,
salt, aquatic salting, medications, cakes and sweets. Return
ashore then transfer to Ho Chi Minh for a flight to Danang. Having lunch
en route to a restaurant located in the heart of a lotus garden.
Transfer to the airport, and flight to Danang (without accompaniment
of the guide). Reception at Danang Airport and transfer to Hoi An, small
a town classified as World Heritage by Unesco. Dinner and night at
the hotel. (B, L, D)

Vietnam

Jour5

HOI AN | TRA QUE | HOI AN
Breakfast at the hotel. Hoi An, formerly Faifo, at the time of the first
Western trading posts, was one of the most important ports in Asia
Southeast in the trade of Western wealth. Departure by bike
for the visit of the agricultural village Tra Que which provides vegetables for
all the city and the surroundings. Cooking class with preparation of
Banh Xeo, crispy hot crêpe stuffed with soy sprouts,
slices of pork and shrimp. Lunch followed by a foot massage.
Walking tour of the small village of Hoi An also known for
its beauty and architectural diversity unique in Vietnam: numerous
wooden houses, buildings of Chinese traders, pagodas, temples
Chinese and Vietnamese, Japanese bridge. Visit the old neighborhoods of
the city: the Fujian Shrine, Phuc Thanh Pagoda and the house
Phuoc Kien. Dinner with tasting Banh Vac,

Vietnam

Jour6

HOI AN | CLOUD COLLAR | HUÉ (160KM)
Breakfast and departure to Danang, mountainous region where we extract the
marble. Visit the village of stone sculptors to appreciate the skill
craftsmen. Continue to Hue via the famous Cloud Pass from where
you will have a very nice view over the peninsula of Lang Co. Arrival in Hue,
former imperial capital of Vietnam and cultural capital listed in
UNESCO World Heritage since 1993. The city was built by the
Nguyen dynasty. Lunch and visit of the Imperial City. Royal dinner
costumed (minimum 10 participants). Night at the hotel. (B, L, D)

Vietnam

Jour7

HUÉ | HOA LU
Boat trip on the Perfume River to the Pagoda of
the Celestial Lady whose octagonal tower is recognizable from afar.
Visit of a royal tomb of the Nguyen dynasties with the tombTu
Duc. Culinary lunch-tasting of Bun Bo Hue,

Vietnam

Jour8

HOA LU
Breakfast basket. Arrival in Hoa Lu mid-morning, welcome and transfer
in the hotel. Lunch with tasting of goat kebabs, local specialty.
Road to the magnificent site of Hoa Lu, also called the

Vietnam

Jour9

HOA LU | HALONG (197KM)
Breakfast at the hotel. Early departure for the famous Halong Bay. Arrival to
noon and boarding for a boat cruise in the bay
this magical place, through the famous karst sugar loaves and the
3000 islands and islets emerging from the emerald green waters of the Gulf of Tonkin.
The site has been classified as World Heritage by UNESCO since 1994. Lunch
of seafood on the waters of the

Vietnam

Jour10

HALONG | HANOI (160KM)
Free morning for a nice walk in the city of Halong. Lunch and
road to Hanoi, with a stop at Dong Trieu, known for its workshops
ceramic craftsmen. Transfer to the hotel and dinner with discovery
Culinary: Bun Rieu, a vermicelli soup with tomato, crab
and pork. Night at the hotel. (B, L, D)

Vietnam

Jour11

HANOI
Hanoi, a real museum of colonial architecture on the banks of the river
Red. Capital of unified Vietnam, Hanoi has retained the old-fashioned charm
from the French colonial era. Lunch with tasting of a dessert
typically Vietnamese,

Vietnam

Jour12

HANOI
Breakfast. Free day and lunch to make your last purchases until
Group transfer (without guide) to the airport for the return flight. (B)

Le prix comprend :

*Guarantee Departure*

Domestic flight of the day 4 including a baggage compartment of 20 kg maximum with Vietnam Airlines
Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle with driver
Train between Hue and Hoa Lu in shared cabin of four soft berths for four people on day 7
Accommodation in double occupancy at hotels as mentioned below or similar
Meals as mentioned in the program (B=Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
Local Francophone Guides (except during free time)
Admission to tourist sites during visits to the program
Excursions by boat or bicycle as mentioned in the program
Air taxes, freight and transfers

Ne comprend pas :

Notes

* Prices in Canadian dollars are per person based on double occupancy, all taxes and discounts applied

EXTRA CHARGE
-Single supplement of $ 500

- Applicable brochure requirements


Discount cash payment: - $ 25
Customer discounts Faithful: - $ 25
Book early (before April 30, 2018): - $ 25
Regular price in double occ : $ 1494

± Note: Halong Bay excursion depending on weather conditions. The order of visits can be modified on site.

 

OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES (MINIMUM 2 PERSONS AND MUST BE PURCHASED AT THE TIME OF BOOKING):

Day 1 Ho Chi Minh

Half day city tour in vespa (depending on your arrival flight to Ho Chi Minh, the vespa tour can be postponed to Hanoi).

Price: $ 149 / person

Day 9 Halong

If you want to experience the splendid bay of Halong and enjoy it to the fullest, we suggest replacing your classic cruise with a longer cruise, including dinner and overnight on a double cabin. Lunch on board and Tai Chi classes in the morning. In the morning, continuation of visits to Halong. Then return to the quay around 11am.
Price: $ 124/ person (without guide)

Day 12 Hanoi
Day tour of the city of Duong Lam (about six hours).
Price: $ 144 / person (depending on your departure flight).

Day 7 Flight Hue / Hanoi
Flight with Vietnam Airlines instead of overnight train. Includes a 20 kg luggage compartment, transfers and night in Hanoi without guide.
Price: $ 172 / person

Buy the 4 excursions for $ 569 per person

 

HOTEL LIST (or similar)
 
CITIES                                                   HOTELS

Ho Chi Minh ............................................ Aristo Saigon 4*

Can Tho ................................................ ..Fortuneland 4*

Hoi An ................................................ ..... Hoi An Trails 4 *

Hue ................................................. ......... Moonlight 4 *

Hoa Lu ................................................ ..... Hidden Charm 4 *

Halong ...................................... ............ .Mithrin 4 *

Hanoi ................................................. ..... Thien Thai Boutique 4*

 

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PRE-TOUR CAMBODIA

3 NIGHTS | 4 DAYS


Supplement of $ 689

Prices from, per person based on double occupancy



THE PACKAGE INCLUDES

-Transportation by air-conditioned car

-Accommodation in double occupancy in hotels as mentioned below or similar

- Meals as mentioned in the program (B=Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)

-French local guide (except during free time)

- Entrance fees to tourist sites during visits included in the program

-Taxes, transport costs and transfers

Single supplement $ 200

Does not include: Mandatory entry visa to Cambodia (approximately $ 130 CAN) | International flights | Meals not listed in the program | Drinks during meals | Tips for guides, local guides, drivers, hotel and restaurant staff | Your personal expenses | Insurance | The Vietnam Indochinese dawdling Program | This is not clearly stated under "Package Included" | Taxes and FICAV ($ 1 per $ 1,000).

± Note: The order of visits can be modified on site. Vietnam visa must be issued before departure from Canada

 

DAY 1 SIEM REAP
Reception and transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon, stroll along the water ... Embark on a cruise on Lake Tonlé Sap, the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia. Registered with UNESCO's natural heritage, it is home to an ecosystem of great diversity. You will enjoy discovering along the shore of many fishing villages that follow one another. You will visit a floating village, a local school and a fishing village. Return to Siem Reap. Dinner in the city and overnight at the hotel. (D)

DAY 2 SIEM REAP
You will begin the visit by the city of Angkor Thom, royal city whose ramparts were built by Jayavarman VII. Then you will continue to the Bayon, the central temple of the city, the Baphuon, the Terrace of the Leper King, located north of the Terrace of the Elephants. After lunch, visit the Ta Prohm temple, built in the style of the Bayon at the end of the 12th century and known for its intertwining trees that covers much of the temple. Finally, you end this day with the visit of the most accomplished and most impressive temple: Angkor Wat! It is the symbol and the best example of the Khmer architectural refinement. From here you can enjoy the sunset. Apsara dance-show. You will be captivated by the dancers who, with each gesture of their hands symbolize the main stages of life and thus tell you the history of Cambodian culture. Overnight at the hotel. (B,L,D)

DAY 3 SIEM REAP | PHNOM PENH
Departure early in the morning for Phnom Penh. Located in the southern half of the country, at the confluence of the Tonle Sap and the Mekong, the capital of Cambodia is not lacking in attractiveness! Lunch on arrival. To enjoy the atmosphere of this city, you will visit its most emblematic sites: Wat Phnom temple, Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda and finally its National Museum. Dinner in the city and overnight at the hotel. (B,L,D)

DAY 4 PHNOM PENH | HO CHI MINH
Departure for Ho Chi Minh (without guide) by bus (Mekong Express bus). Free lunch on the way. Arrive in Ho Chi Minh in the late afternoon, then transfer to your hotel to start the Vietnam Colors Tour. (B) (This day is the day 1 of Colors of Vietnam)


HOTEL LIST (or similar)

CITIES                   HOTELS

Siem Reap ...............Angkor Paradise 4 *

Phnom Penh ............ ..Ohana 4 *

 

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POST-TOUR SAPA


3 NIGHTS | 4 DAYS

Supplement of $ 629

Prices from, per person based on double occupancy



THE PACKAGE INCLUDES

-Transport by air-conditioned car

- Accommodation in double occupancy at hotels as mentioned below or similar

-Meals as mentioned in the program ( B= Breakfast, L = Lunch, D= Dinner)

-French local guide (except during free time)

-Rights of entry to tourist sites during visits included in the program

-Taxes, transport costs and transfers


Single Occupancy Supplement $ 150

Does not include: International flights | Meals that are not mentioned in the program | Drinks during meals | Tipping for tour guides, local guides, drivers, hotel and restaurant staff | Your personal expenses | Insurance | The Vietnam Indochinese dawdling program| What is not clearly mentioned under "The package includes" | Taxes and FICAV ($ 1 for every $ 1,000).

± Note: The order of visits can be changed on site.


DAY 12 OF INDOCHINA FLANERIE: HANOI | LAO CAI (Night on the train)
Breakfast at the hotel. Free day for your personal discovery, or optional activities ($).
At 9 pm welcome by your french speaking guide then transfer to the train station to take the night train to Lao Cai.
Night on the train (shared air-conditioned cabin / 4 bunk beds). (With guide). (B)


DAY 13 LAO CAI | SAPA | LAO CHAI | TA VAN | SAPA
Arrival at Lao Cai around 06:00. Reception by French speaking guide and transfer to Sapa, an ideal destination for those who like to go hiking in full nature and who wish to discover the manners and customs of the mountaineers. Breakfast and discovery of the Cat Cat village, populated by H'Mong. Continuation to the villages of Ta Van (where you can see rock carvings) and Lao Chai. Walk and meet with families who live in wooden houses. Having lunch during visits. You will attend a concert of folk music. Back to Sapa for the walk in the city, local market, the stone church. Dinner at Local restaurant. Night at the hotel. (B, L, D)
 
DAY 14 SAPA | COC LY MARKET | HANOI (350KM)

Departure to visit the weekly market of Coc Ly, towards the border of China. (Only on Tuesday) it's a busy weekly event
by ethnic groups including the flowered Hmong, Tay, Dzao, Thai ... They come here to exchange their products transported on horseback. Walk in Beef trolley in Trung Do village, populated by Tay. Lunch and return to Hanoi. Dinner and accommodation. (B, L ,D)

DAY 15 HANOI
Breakfast.  Free for your last purchases, then transfer to the airport for the return flight. (B)

 

Hotels list  (or similar)

City                      Hotels

Sapa…………….Sapa Highland 4*

Hanoï …………..Thien Thai Boutique  4*

 

Information & Réservation

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